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benefits of benefiber powder

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not as long as you: Hydrate properly.

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Personal Preference: Both are fiber. One is not better than the other. It is personal preference which one you take.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Probably: There is a Benefiber product especially designed for children which simply has the wheat dextrin in it (still considered gluten free) without addition ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Safe and doesn't taste bad!
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denise Octaviani
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: But why do you need it? Any idea? You should talk to your dr. To make sure that there is not a reason that should be treated differently.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
With meals: Take the recommended dose with meals and with plenty of liquids. In order for fiber to work, you need to have adequate liquid. That would be at least ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Increasing the fiber in one's diet can help with diarrhea. It absorbs excess fluid in the bowel and can help to form the stool making diarrhea less.
A male asked:
Dr. Ronald Widman
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Fiber: The difference is what u pay for each product.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Any liquid: Water's fine. But other liquids are okay too (most any liquid you drink will be >90% water anyway).
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alireza Raboubi
14 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: we recommend 20-30 grams of dietary fiber per day for a better colon health. benefiber can be a great supplimental fiber that you can take daily as ne ... Read More
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